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NIMEV 1132.77
He crieth and weepeth straight I-bound
The infant Christ in the manger — two couplets in a Latin sermon
Subjects: Christ, birth of; Nativity
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ii.3.8, f. 167v
Transcription:
He cryth & wepyth streyt .i bowode
in clowtys and cloþys wrappyd & wowude
his lemys & lendys boþe forte & honde
his modyr bydith hym with swathul bonde
Editions:
Erb, Peter C. “Vernacular Material for Preaching in MS Camb. Univ. Lib. Ii.III.8.” Mediaeval Studies 33 (1971): 63-84: 73.